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#979bc4 Hex Color Code

#979bc4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979bc4 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #979bc4 is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.78% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #979bc4 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 28% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.81 nm.

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#979bc4 linear gradient to complementary #bbbc9f

  1. #979bc4
  2. #9ea0be
  3. #a5a6b8
  4. #ababb2
  5. #b0b1ac
  6. #b6b6a5
  7. #bbbc9f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #797ea5
  2. #8387af
  3. #8d91ba
  4. #979bc4
  5. #a1a5cf
  6. #abafd9
  7. #b6bae4

Tones

  1. #979bc4
  2. #9b9ec0
  3. #9fa1bd
  4. #a3a4b9
  5. #a7a8b5
  6. #ababb2
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#979bc4 to white

  1. #979bc4
  2. #a8abce
  3. #b9bbd8
  4. #cbcce1
  5. #dcddeb
  6. #edeef5
  7. #ffffff

#979bc4 to black

  1. #979bc4
  2. #7c7fa0
  3. #62657e
  4. #4a4b5d
  5. #32333e
  6. #1c1d22
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-42 Bilberry
      #949bc4
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. 7351-42 Pale Purple
      #979dbc
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  2. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lady Di / NP PB 1476 T
      #959cc8
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Repertoire / NP PB 1441 T
      #a29dc5
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3558 CP
      #949cc8
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 7674 U
      #9296b8
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-4 Maytime Blossom
      #979ec9
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3-39-4 Misty Lilac
      #919dc1
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape / T10 37B-2
      #989dca
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ Floral Flair / T08 22-3
      #9ba0c4
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Persian Violet / 1419
      #939cc3
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7167 - Hermosa
      #9697c1
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 7201 - Lined With Lilacs
      #9ca0c3
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6310
      #9b9ec3
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-e2
      #979fc7
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. ★ 36-e3
      #9097bd
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Romanesque Grape A45-4
      #919cc8
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Basin Street Blue
      #8f99bd
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lavender Field
      #9696bd
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Opulent Accent X73R158C
      #8d97bd
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 6
      #969bbd
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. 05RB 34/258
      #9a97c4
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 7 264 / Saphir 55
      #989ccc
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. 2303
      #94a0cc
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  16. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Violet / G84
      #949dc1
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Her Sanctuary
      #9397bb
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.20.60
      #969fce
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. V5.14.60
      #a2a0c4
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  20. Resene

    1. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Velvet Robe / 1276
      #9ba1cd
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Velvet Crest / 1248
      #9694bd
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10456
      #9ba1c6
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  25. Disney

    1. 3C-10-3 Posies for Pooh
      #919fcc
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  26. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bell Hill
      #8f9ecb
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R60B
      #9c9bcc
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  29. Krylon

    1. Gum Drop
      #9a9bcd
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dahlia - 6816
      #8b98c4
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. Romanesque Grape / 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Romanesque Grape 245-5
      #9798ca
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Royal Glimmer
      #9794be
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9794be
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  35. Berger

    1. Royal Glimmer / 7200
      #9794be
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  36. Brillux

    1. 51.15.18
      #9c9acb
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  37. Behr

    1. 630D-4 Ruffled Iris
      #999dbc
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  38. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Hermosa / 7167
      #9fa2c7
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Adora / 7207
      #8e9dcd
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  39. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. 4249 Pure Orchid 90BB 36/188
      #9195b8
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  41. Crown Paint

    1. 2000 Lavender
      #8d9bcc
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 33.5%

#979bc4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979bc4 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #979bc4">…</p>

#979bc4 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #979bc4">…</p>

#979bc4 shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979bc4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935812
Binary
10010111, 10011011, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#979bc4
LRV
≈ 34.0%
Closest short hex
#99b ΔE = 2.354
RGB
rgb(151, 155, 196)
RGBA
rgba(151, 155, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.309, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.607%, blue: 0.769%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841404 / 0xff979bc4
HSL
hsl(235, 28%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 28%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.667), saturation: 23% (0.230), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 234.667, saturation: 22.959%, perceived brightness: 62.376%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.611, S: 37.987, L: 64.968
Cubehelix
H: -127.479, S: 0.321, L: 0.621
TSL
T: -2.733, S: 0.055, L: 0.621
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.230), magenta: 21% (0.209), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 34.445, Y: 34.007, Z: 56.963
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.271, Y: 34.007
CIELab
L: 64.968, a: 7.478, b: -21.554
CIELuv
L: 64.968, u: -4.440, v: -34.239
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.968, C: 22.815, H: 289.135
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.968, C: 34.526, H: 262.611
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.315, a: 3.383, b: -17.094
CIECAM02
J: 55.342, C: 27.245, h: 271.986, Q: 146.567, M: 23.825, s: 40.318, H: 317.518
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -3.828, green: -0.091
LMS
L: 30.600, M: 33.838, S: 56.583
YCbCr
Y: 152.135, Cb: 146.591, Cr: 123.333
YCgCo
Y: 164.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 26.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.478, Db: 56.453, Dr: 14.229
YPbPr
Y: 157.100, Pb: 20.960, Pr: -3.886
xvYCC
Y: 150.921, Cb: 146.412, Cr: 124.586
YIQ
Y: 158.478, I: -15.555, Q: 11.911
YUV
Y: 158.478, U: 18.466, V: -6.560
Munsell Color System
10PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.918
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.871

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